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Hollywood Rock-N Country COA - Scott Velvet - Any experience with authenticity?

Started Mar 6, 2019 0 Replies

Anyone have experience with Scott Velvet or Hollywood Rock-N Country?  Wondering if items with this COA are more likely legit or not.Scott appears to now operate the Velvet Car Museum in Branson, MO…Continue

Edmund Hillary SP - Opinions Please

Started Mar 3, 2019 0 Replies

Does this Edmund Hillary signature look correct?  Thank you.…Continue

Humphrey Bogart SIG - Authentic?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Eric Keith Longo Mar 4, 2019. 5 Replies

Looks similar to 1938 and 1940 exemplars on the CEAD but appreciate opinions on authenticity.  Thank you.…Continue

Tags: Maltese Falcon, Casablanca

Gilligan's Island - Cast SP - Authentic?

Started this discussion. Last reply by beardog1 Apr 26, 2019. 5 Replies

I have found similar Gilligan's Island cast SPs online but not sure if I am comparing to authentic or forged examples.  Also, wondering if the styles of pens used by Alan Hale and Natalie Schafer are…Continue

Tags: Natalie Schafer, Tina Louise, Russell Johnson, Jim Backus, Gilligan's Island

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beardog1 replied to beardog1's discussion Gilligan's Island - Cast SP - Authentic?
"Thank you for the information and sharing your story of meeting Dawn Welles.  I have seen the signed litho you mention.  I imagine authentic signed items are scarce for any complete cast (especially if not inscribed as a presentation or if…"
Apr 26, 2019
Andrew Alderton replied to beardog1's discussion Gilligan's Island - Cast SP - Authentic?
"I bought a signed cast photo over twenty years ago. I had the opportunity to spend some time with Dawn Wells just a few years ago. I asked her about the completed cast photo and she told me the only complete signed one she knows of is in her own…"
Apr 26, 2019
beardog1 replied to beardog1's discussion Gilligan's Island - Cast SP - Authentic?
"Thanks James.  I have seen several threads where pen style was a factor.  Good to know these pens were available during the cast's lifetime.  "
Apr 26, 2019
James replied to beardog1's discussion Gilligan's Island - Cast SP - Authentic?
"As for the Hale and Schafer autographs, if you’re referring to felt tip/marker pens have been around since the late 1950s.  JFK signed numerous items in 1960 when he was running for president with a felt-tip marker-style pen.  So…"
Apr 25, 2019
beardog1 replied to beardog1's discussion Gilligan's Island - Cast SP - Authentic?
"Appreciate any opinions on this Gilligan's Island cast SP.  The "Bob Denver" looks off to me versus other examples I found online.  "
Apr 25, 2019

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What brings you to Autograph Live?
Learning about the hobby and becoming more proficient with authentication. Have benefited from the collective knowledge of the community and look forward to being part of the group.
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What do you collect, or want to collect?
Classic Hollywood and Stage
Tell us more about your collection, specific areas of interest, etc.:
Eclectic collection based on favorite movies, shows, music and celebrities during my childhood.
What is your level of expertise?
Intermediate Collector
What is your favorite autograph in your collection?
Audrey Hepburn was the first SIG I ever acquired so will always be special. Hope it is authentic.
Why do you collect?
I always felt a personal connection to the person who signed or owned the items I collect. It is fun to watch friends and family look at items to see what resonates with them or brings up a memory to tell.
You can ask anyone living or dead for their autograph. Who would it be?
Would love to have been able to meet Neil Armstrong (even though I know he stopped signing autographs later in life).

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